9th Annual Tavares Kayakathon DATE:
April 22, 2023
Join us in a community paddle for charity! This is a pleasant paddle to benefit Camp Boggy Creek! The Tavares KAYAKATHON launches from 9AM-10AM on the shores of Lake Dora from beautiful Wooton park in Tavares, Florida and continues through the scenic Dora Canal onto Lake Eustis.
Participants enjoy paddling on the Harris Chain of Lakes, which is the largest chain of lakes in the state of Florida! There will be multiple stops on the water with local waterfront dine and drink specials. The event continues after the return paddle to celebrate with an after party in Wooton park with live music, raffle and costume contest awards! Continue your crawl through downtown Tavares with participating restaurants.
The total paddling distance is approximately three (3.5) miles.
All paddle vessels are encouraged to attend! Eco-friendly kayak/paddle board decorations are encouraged and we will have great prizes for paddle craft costume contest!
Regular Registration includes t-shirt, event wristband and a great time!
***PADDLE CRAFT IS NOT INCLUDED IN REGISTRATION***
-You must bring your own kayak / paddle board / canoe with proper safety equipment including coastguard approved life vest and safety whistle.
**New this year, we do have an option to participate in the event as a NON-Paddle Option. Choose this option for registering to participate without paddling the event. Your registration will include event wristband and entrance to after party with option to purchase t-shirt.
Paddle's Up for the 2023 9th Annual Tavares KAYAKATHON!